Updated tomcat packages fix security vulnerabilityPublication date: 02 Nov 2017
Affected Mageia releases : 5 , 6
When running with HTTP PUTs enabled (e.g. via setting the readonly initialization parameter of the Default servlet to false) it was possible to upload a JSP file to the server via a specially crafted request. This JSP could then be requested and any code it contained would be executed by the server (CVE-2017-12617).